Food Safety and Preservation

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Below is a list of our upcoming Food Preservation classes:

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The Food Safety and Preservation information on this webpage is organized by the topics below.  If you click on the topic in the list below you will be taken to the part of this webpage with that information.

Food Preservation

General Information

Food Safety

Fresh Produce

General Information

Resources to Purchase or Download


Food Preservation Jars of home-canned jellies

General Food Preservation Information

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Food Safety

Safe Handling of Fresh Produce

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General Food Safety Information

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Resources to Purchase or Download

  • “Ball Blue Book Guide to Preserving” -Online ordering of the latest edition
  • “So Easy to Preserve” -Book and DVD ordering information
  • Preserving Food Safely: The University of Wisconsin Extension recommends that you follow these Up-to-Date Recipes for Freezing, Canning, and Drying Food Safely, listed on its Safe & Healthy Blog
  • The Learning Store – UW-Extension Publications – available in pdf format – free to download
    • Canning Fruits Safely
    • Canning Meat, Wild Game, Poultry and Fish Safely
    • Canning Salsa Safely
    • Tomatoes-Tart and Tasty
    • Canning Vegetables Safelyfood-preservation-1024x680[1]
    • Freezing Fruits & Vegetables
    • Homemade Pickles & Relishes
    • Making Jams, Jellies & Fruit Preserves
    • Wisconsin’s Wild Game: Enjoying the Harvest
    • Harvesting Vegetables from the Home Garden
    • Storing Fruits and Vegetables from the Home Garden

Remember to check the Learning Store website periodically for the most current versions of these publications

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Carol Bralich
Renee Vertin, R.D., C.D.

Associate Professor
Senior Lecturer

Family Living Educator
FoodWIse Nutrition Coordinator (SNAP-Ed/FoodWIse)

Phone: 262-335-4479
Master Food Preserver Volunteer


UW-Extension Washington County
333 E. Washington Street, Suite 1200
PO Box 2003
West Bend, WI 53095-2003
Fax: 262-335-4863
Relay: “711”

Jen Amenda – Program Assistant
Email: jenny.amenda@co.washington.wi.us

Karen Girard – Program Assistant
Email: karen.girard@co.washington.wi.us